Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Magnolia-Licious Challenge - Add an Animal

It's time for a new challenge at Magnolia-Licious and today we want you to "Add an Animal" to your creation!
I decided to use the super cute Tilda with Maggie the Monkey and they look like the perfect Summer friends!

Challenges:
Cards Galore Encore - Stamp or Digi (3 entries only)
Crafty Time - Punches/Dies (3 entries only)
Crafting By Designs - Summer Holidays
Amusing Challenges - Anything Goes (no digi)
Sister Act - Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Crafting With an Attitude - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Paradise of Stamps - Anything Goes (3 entries only)


Card Recipe:
Image - Tilda with Maggie the Monkey
Sentiment - Hello Summer by Echo Park
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper and Ice Creams - Summer Bliss by Echo Park
Brads - Target
Oval Dies - Sizzix
Border Punch (inside) - Daisy by Martha Stewart
Bow - Unknown





Now it's your turn to create and share with us.



You have 2 weeks to enter this challenge and you could be our winner if you enter and follow our theme.
So choose a Magnolia, Wee, or Wild Rose Studio image and have fun creating a project or card to join the Magnolia-Licious Challenge!

Katie

Sunday, July 26, 2015

PIO #79 - Pickled Potpourri - Thinking of You

Today we have a brand challenge at Pile It On! and we want to see your cards with a "Thinking of You" theme.

We are sponsored by Pickled Potpourri and we got to use some of their lovely images


Challenges:
Card Mania - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Paradise of Stamps - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes (1 entry only)
Crafting With an Attitude - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Digitally Sweet - Anything Goes
Art by Miran - Anything Goes
Sister Act - Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Di's Digis - Handcolored Images
Allsorts - Add a Butterfly
Fussy and Fancy - Things with Wings
Chocolate Coffee and Cards - Flower in Your Image



Card Recipe:
Image - Southern Window by Pickled Potpourri
Sentiment - Pickled Potpourri
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Hattie by My Minds Eye
Oval Die - Sizzix
Flowers and Butterfly - Michaels








Now it's your turn, go and create something with a "Thinking of You" theme and enter at Pile It On! and you could be our winner!

Katie

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Whoo Has a Birthday? - Celebration Owl by Digital Delights

It's Thursday so time for a new card featuring the adorable images from Digital Delights
I used the adorable Celebration Owl and I never tire of coloring up this cutie!

Challenges:
Creative Card Crew - Die Cuts (3 entries only)
City Crafter - Woodland Animals
Papertake Weekly - Don't be Square
Simon Says Stamp - Get in Shape (no squares or rectangles)
The Paper Shelter - Use Some Circles
Craftin Desert Divas - Birthday
Ladybug Crafts - Special Birthday
Scribbles Designs - Birthday Bonanza (3 entries only)
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Birthday
Cutie Pie - Cute as a Button
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper - Patterned Paper
Digi Galore - Summery/Bright
Penny's - Anything Goes
Paradise of Stamps - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Card Mania - Anything Goes (3 entries only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Celebration Owl
Sentiment - Circular Sentiment Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Summer Bliss by Echo Park
Circle Dies - Lifestyle Crafts
Chipboard Buttons - Colorbok
Button - Unknown
Ribbon - Really Reasonable Ribbon
Gloss - Liquid Embossing by All Night Media







Be sure to drop by the Digital Delights Blog to see all the other wonderful samples from the talented design team.

Katie

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Magnolia-Licious Challenge - Anchors Aweigh

It's time for a new challenge over at Magnolia-Licious and this time we have a super fun theme for you, Anchors Aweigh!
I love the nautical theme so much and for this project I decided to make a vacation notebook/journal/smashbook style to save memories from our trip to the ocean!
I used Office Tilda as I thought her briefcase could pass for a suitcase and her business suit led itself easily to becoming a sailor suit!


Challenges:
Cards Galore Encore - Stamp or Digi (3 entries only)
Crafty Time - Punches/Dies (3 entries only)
Creative Card Crew - Die Cuts (3 entries only)
The Paper Shelter - Holiday/Vacation
Top Tip Tuesday - Summer Fun
Going Grey - Summer
Crafty Boots - Stars or Stripes
All Crafts - Anything But a Card
Not Just Cards - Not Just Cards
Paradise of Magnolia - Anything Goes
Crafting By Designs - Anything Goes (3 entries only)




Project Recipe:
Image - Office Tilda
Paper and Sentiments - Ahoy There by Carta Bella
Medium - Copic Markers
Notebook, Bow, Anchors and Ribbon - Michaels
Circle Dies - Lifestyle Crafts









I hope you liked my little book, I can't wait to fill it with memories!
Now it's your turn to create something wonderful for us to see!



You have 2 weeks to enter this challenge and you could be our winner if you enter and follow our theme.
So choose a Magnolia, Wee, or Wild Rose Studio image and have fun creating a project or card to join the Magnolia-Licious challenge!

Katie

Sunday, July 12, 2015

PIO #77 - Craftin Desert Divas - Water/By the Water

It's a new challenge over at Pile It On! and it is perfect for me as it is Water/By the Water and as this posts I will down at the ocean taking a mini vacation!
This little bear sure looks like she likes the sand between her toes and I know that I do too!
She came from a flower themed set of stamps and I love to re-purpose images to make them suitable for multiple occasions.

Challenges:
Inky Impressions - Two or More Die Cuts
Creative Card Crew - Die Cuts (3 entries only)
Simon Says Stamp - Furry Friends
Bunny Zoe - Furry Friends
Inky Chicks - My Furry Friend
Aud's Sentiments - Animals and Sentiment
Crafty Sentiments - Sweet (1 entry only)
City Crafter - You are My Sunshine/Yellow
The Shabby Tearoom - Sweet as Sunshine/Yellow
Top Tip Tuesday - Summer Fun
Artistic Impressions - Summer
DL Art - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Card Mania - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Clear It Out - Anything Goes
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - Anything Goes




Card Recipe:
Image - Blooming for You by Craftin Desert Divas
Sentiments - Beach by Bo Bunny
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Summer Bliss by Echo Park
Circle Dies - Lifestyle Crafts
Sun and Sunglasses - Unknown







Now it's your turn to create and share with us at Pile It On! and Good Luck, you could be our winner!

Katie

Saturday, July 4, 2015

A Gem of a Challenge #148 - Red White and Blue - Chloe with Cupcake

It's time for another challenge at A Gem of A Challenge and our theme is "Red, White and Blue"

You don't have to go with a Patriotic theme for your creation, in fact I went Nautical with my card and I think little Chloe looks so cute!


Challenges:
Going Grey - 4th of July/Red, White and Blue (2 entries only)
Crafty Creations - Red, White and Blue (2 entries only)
Craftin Desert Divas - Red, White and Blue
One Stitch at a Time - Red, White and Blue
Eureka Stamps - Red, White and Blue
Paper Sweeties - Red, White and Blue
Frosted Designs - Red, White and Blue (something old - blue stars paper, something new - ribbon and anchors)
City Crafter - Nautical
Crafty Sentiments - Summer (1 entry only)
Melonheadz - Summer Fun (2 entries only)
Cards Galore Encore - Stamp or Digi (3 entries only)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Patterned Paper
Crafty Time - Punches/Dies (3 entries only)
Crafting By Designs - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Chloe with Cupcake
Paper and Sentiment - Ahoy There by Carta Bella
Blue Stars Paper - Paper Adventures (16 years old!)
Anchors and Ribbon - Michaels
Circle Die - Lifestyle Crafts
Oval Die - Sizzix







Now it's your turn, grab something crafty, create and join in with us at A Gem of A Challenge, you could be our lucky winner!

Katie

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Digital Delights - New Releases - Tipsy Mouse

Another month is here and that means NEW RELEASES at Digital Delights!
I got to play with the adorable Tipsy Mouse and he really was a fun image to work with

Challenges:
Cuttlebug Mania - Use a Sentiment
Crafty Cardmakers - Sentiment (15 combined chalenges max)
Digi Choosday - Embossing
Creative Moments - Embossing
Simon Says Stamp - Going Dotty (the embossing)
Loves Rubber Stamps - Celebrations
Penny's - Anything Goes
Die Cuttin Divas - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Tipsy Mouse
Sentiment - Merry Time Sentiment Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Shine On by Basic Grey
Oval Die - Sizzix
Circle Die - Little B
Embossing Folder - Medium Dots by The Paper Studio
Bow - Michaels






Be sure to drop by the Digital Delights Blog to see all the other wonderful samples from the talented design team.

Katie

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

"More Than One Score at Scor-Pal" Challenge - Summer Fun

A new month means a new challenge at More Than One Score at Scor-Pal and this time we are looking for your "Summer Fun" themed projects.
You make an "Anything But a Card", a card with a fancy fold, anything as long as it has more than a single score and that you let us know where you used your Scor-Pal in the project.

I decided to create a little Beach Hut in the English Seaside style and I had so much fun making. Having my Scor-Pal to help me with all the scores made it so much easier than a bone folder and ruler

Challenges:
Dragonfly Journey - Sunshine
Allsorts - Blue as the Ocean
Di's Digis - Summer Fun
Brown Sugar - Summer Fun
Melonheadz - Summer Fun (2 entries only)
Frosted Designs - Summertime Blues
Fussy and Fancy - Fancy Folds
wags N Whiskers - More Than One Fold
Cute Card Thursday - Stars or Stripes
Digi Sketch - Holidays/by the Sea
All My Crafts - Anything But a Card
Not Just Cards - Not Just Cards
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes
Amusing Challenges - Anything Goes




Project recipe:
Paper - Hello Summer by Echo Park
Brad - Making Memories
Corrugated Cardstock - Unknown
Stickers - Scrapbook Wizard
Fence Die - My Favorite Things
Banner Die - Little Miss Muffet
Scoring Tool - Scor-Pal Eighths
Adhesive - Scor-Tape














Don't you wish you could spend a few days by the sea and have the use of "Sandcastles" the beach hut? I know I sure do.
I hope I've given you a taste of Summer and that you will go and create a project and enter it at More Than One Score at Scor-Pal, we'd love to see you there!

Katie

Sunday, June 28, 2015

PIO #75 - A Day for Daisies - Colors of Your Flag

It's time for a new challenge over at Pile It On!
Our theme this week is "Colors of Your Flag" and being British my flag is the Union Jack which is Red, White and Blue just like the Stars and Stripes flag of the US!
There are plenty of Patriotic themed challenges out there right now so you should have no problem "Piling It On" and joining in with us!

We are sponsored by A Day For Daisies and I used the lovely Breeze in Spring as my image.


Challenges:
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Penny's - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Crafting For All Seasons - Cute and Summery
Fantastic Tuesday - A Touch of Summer
Inky Impressions - Embellish It
Creative Craft Cottages - Spots or Stripe
CCC Digi Creations - Not Quite Straight
Jo's Scrap Shack - Red, White and Blue
Craftin Desert Divas - Red, White and Blue
Crafty Creations - Red, White and Blue (2 entries only)
Going Grey - Red, White and Blue (2 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Image - Breeze in Spring
Sentiment - Cloud 9
Paper - Freedom by Authentique
Corrugated Cardstock - Unknown
Circle Die - Lifestyle Crafts
Burlap Ribbon and Bow - Michaels
Bling- Goosebumps by Queen and Co







Now it's your turn to Pile It On! and Good Luck, you could be our winner!

Katie


Thursday, June 25, 2015

Digital Delights - Ready for Battle Sparky

It's Thursday so time for a new card featuring the adorable images from Digital Delights
I thought it was time to saddle up and deliver Birthday wishes from Ready for Battle Sparky!

Challenges:
Cardz 4 Guyz - Die or Punch
Cuttlebug Mania - Use a Sentiment
Creative Moments - Embossing
Craftin Desert Divas - Red, White and Blue
The Paper Girls - Happy Birthday
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Penny's - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Image - Ready for Battle Sparky
Sentiment - Circular Sentiment Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Giddy Up by Carta Bella
Corrugated Cardstock - DCWV
Ribbon - Really Reasonable Ribbon
Circle Dies - Lifestyle Crafts
Heart Embossing Folder - The Paper Studio
Hearts - Colorbok







Be sure to drop by the Digital Delights Blog to see all the other wonderful samples from the talented design team.

Katie